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U.K. Democracy, Tested by Brexit and Boris Johnson, Holds for Now

U.K. Democracy, Tested by Brexit and Boris Johnson, Holds for Now

Deep into an era of tear-it-all-down populism, democratic safeguards are, for once, working as intended.

Fighting Back Tears, Winston Churchill’s Grandson Exits Politics and Chides Boris Johnson

Nicholas Soames, the grandson of the wartime leader Winston Churchill and a 45-year Tory veteran has been booted from the Conservative Party for supporting a motion to prevent Britain from crashing

Brexit’s ‘Doomsday Politics’ Mean Voters May Be Last Chance to Resolve Crisis

A looming election seems to offer the last political mechanism left to end the brawl over Brexit. An inconclusive result could reinforce fears that the problem defies a democratic solution.
‘The Poison of a “No Deal’”: Boris Johnson Clashes With Parliament

‘The Poison of a “No Deal’”: Boris Johnson Clashes With Parliament

Members of Parliament pressed ahead with a measure designed to prevent Prime Minister Boris Johnson from taking Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31, delivering another blow to Brexit.

Brexit’s ‘Doomsday Politics’ Mean Voters May Be Last Chance to Resolve Crisis

A looming election seems to offer the last political mechanism left to end the brawl over Brexit. An inconclusive result could reinforce fears that the problem defies a democratic solution.

Winston Churchill’s Grandson Exits Politics and Chides Boris Johnson

Nicholas Soames, the grandson of the wartime leader Winston Churchill and a 45-year Tory veteran, has been booted from the Conservative Party for supporting a motion to prevent Britain from crashing
Theresa May Endured Years of Brexit Criticism. Look Who’s Laughing Now.

Theresa May Endured Years of Brexit Criticism. Look Who’s Laughing Now.

For nearly three years, the former prime minister of Britain was the focus of the nation’s ire. This week, she was seen laughing.
Theresa May Endured Years of Brexit Criticism. Look Who’s Laughing Now.

Theresa May Endured Years of Brexit Criticism. Look Who’s Laughing Now.

For nearly three years, the former prime minister of Britain was the focus of the nation’s ire. This week, she was seen laughing.
Jacob Rees-Mogg Takes Brexit Lying Down

Jacob Rees-Mogg Takes Brexit Lying Down

Mr. Rees-Mogg, the House of Commons leader, reclined on Parliament’s front benches during Tuesday’s debates, offering a target for the prime minister’s foes and inspiring internet memes.
Jacob Rees-Mogg Takes Brexit Lying Down

Jacob Rees-Mogg Takes Brexit Lying Down

Mr. Rees-Mogg, the House of Commons leader, reclined on Parliament’s front benches during Tuesday’s debates, offering a target for the prime minister’s foes and inspiring internet memes.
U.K. Lawmakers Batter Johnson Again, Defying Him on Brexit and Election

U.K. Lawmakers Batter Johnson Again, Defying Him on Brexit and Election

After lawmakers seized control of Brexit from the prime minister, they doubled down by rejecting his request for an October election. Though a setback for Mr. Johnson, it may be only temporary.
U.K. Lawmakers Batter Johnson Again, Defying Him on Brexit and Election

U.K. Lawmakers Batter Johnson Again, Defying Him on Brexit and Election

After lawmakers seized control of Brexit from the prime minister, they doubled down by rejecting his request for an October election. Though a setback for Mr. Johnson, it may be only temporary.
Boris Johnson Loses to Democracy

Boris Johnson Loses to Democracy

The prime minister is effectively at war with the Parliament for which he once promised to “take back control.”

‘The Public Will Have to Choose’

After he lost a vote on Brexit in Parliament, Boris Johnson, the British prime minister, warned that he might call a new general election.

Brexit Vote Goes Against Boris Johnson, and He Calls for an Election

Parliament won the power to try to stop a “no deal” withdrawal from the European Union, a major defeat for the prime minister.

Brexit Vote Goes Against Boris Johnson, and He Calls for an Election

Parliament won the power to try to stop a “no deal” withdrawal from the European Union, a major defeat for the prime minister.
Britain’s Conservatives Erupt Into Civil War as Unlikely Rebels Defy Boris Johnson

Britain’s Conservatives Erupt Into Civil War as Unlikely Rebels Defy Boris Johnson

A group of renegade Tory lawmakers — who only months ago were holding the reins of power — are trying to thwart Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plans for Brexit.
Britain’s Conservatives Erupt Into Civil War as Unlikely Rebels Defy Boris Johnson

Britain’s Conservatives Erupt Into Civil War as Unlikely Rebels Defy Boris Johnson

A group of renegade Tory lawmakers — who only months ago were holding the reins of power — are trying to thwart Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plans for Brexit.
What to Know as Boris Johnson and Parliament Face Off on Brexit

What to Know as Boris Johnson and Parliament Face Off on Brexit

British lawmakers moved to prevent the prime minister from taking the country out of the European Union without a formal agreement, inching closer to new elections.
What to Know as Boris Johnson and Parliament Face Off on Brexit

What to Know as Boris Johnson and Parliament Face Off on Brexit

British lawmakers moved to prevent the prime minister from taking the country out of the European Union without a formal agreement, inching closer to new elections.